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A concise companion to American studies

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  • Creator edited by John Carlos Rowe
  • Format Books
  • Contributors
  • Publication Malden, MA : Wiley-Blackwell, 2010.
  • Physical Details
    • 1 online resource (448)
  • ISBNs 9781444319071, 1444319078, 9781444319088, 1444319086, 9781405109246, 1405109246
  • OCLC ocn587391466

Notes

  • Includes bibliographical references and index.

Contents

  • Cover -- Title Page -- Copyright Page -- Dedication -- Table of Contents -- Contributors -- Acknowledgments -- Introduction -- Part I -- Foundations and Backgrounds -- Chapter One -- Puritan Origins -- Chapter Two -- Cultural Anthropology and the Routes of American Studies, 18518211;1942 -- Chapter Three -- The Laboring of American Culture -- Chapter Four -- Is Class an American Study? -- Chapter Five -- Religious Studies -- Chapter Six -- American Languages -- Part II -- Ethnic Studies and American Studies -- Chapter Seven -- Blood Lines and Blood Shed: Intersectionality and Differential Consciousness in Ethnic Studies and Americ -- Chapter Eight -- Native American Studies -- Chapter Nine -- The Locations of Chicano/a and Latino/a Studies -- Chapter Ten -- African American Studies -- Chapter Eleven -- Reckoning Nation and Empire: Asian American Critique -- Part III -- The New American Studies -- Chapter Twelve -- Western Hemispheric Drama and Performance -- Chapter Thirteen -- Postnational and Postcolonial Reconfigurations of American Studies in the Postmodern Condition -- Chapter Fourteen -- Culture, US Imperialism, and Globalization -- Chapter Fifteen -- Sugar, Sex, and Empire: Sarah Orne Jewett's "The Foreigner" and the Spanish8211;American War -- Chapter Sixteen -- The Rapprochement of Technology Studies and American Studies -- Chapter Seventeen -- The World Wide Web and Digital Culture: New Borders, New Media, New American Studies -- Part IV -- Problems and Issues -- Chapter Eighteen -- Regionalism -- Chapter Nineteen -- The West and Manifest Destiny -- Chapter Twenty -- Canadian Studies and American Studies -- Chapter Twenty -One -- The US University under Siege: Confronting Academic Unfreedom -- Chapter Twenty-Two -- Popular, Mass, and High Culture -- Index
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